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November 20, 2012
I am so terribly sorry to hear of David's passing. It is such a tragedy. I loved when David would come to his PCP's office and just talk about anything and everything. He never seemed to have a bad day. He will be missed by all.
November 18, 2012
I'm saddened to hear of Dave's passing. Enjoyed a lot of laughs with his always upbeat sense of humor.My thoughts and prayers go out to all in the family.
November 17, 2012
I was so sorry to hear about your brother's passing. He was such a great guy. He very sweet and had a great sense of humor. He will be missed.
November 17, 2012
I was so sorry to hear of your brother's passing. I remember meeting him a time or two up at "the lot" on Byrne Rd. I know from conversations and stories you told what an awesome influence, spirit and brother he was. I hope his lifes lessons and memories will lesson the saddness and bring smiles to your faces when you sit and recall your best and most favorite "David" stories.
November 16, 2012
David was a true friend. So many good times so many memories. Gabe, the time I spent in Toledo and Florida was special because of your brother. God bless you and your family.
November 16, 2012
Our deepest sympathy to the Barrow Family and especially to Violet. Our prayers are with you. Dolores and Bill Liaros
November 16, 2012
Greg, I am so sorry that you lost your brother..My prayers are with you and your family. I wish that I could have met him...Take care my friend !
November 16, 2012
November 16, 2012
Gabe, Lisa and Gregory, I'm am so saddened to hear of your loss of David. I have some really cool memories of him ,during our teens and early twenties. He was quite a ball buster, but always made me feel part of it, whenever I was around. I can't stop smiling, thinking of the verbal "poetry" he could dish out. Sorry I couldn't have been around more over the years. All of you, and your family are in my thoughts during this tough time.
November 16, 2012
Gabe, I was sorry to read of the passing or your brother. I remember well, seeing all of you in the store that it seems I was at so often.
Peace to you family in this difficult time.
Pat(Glennon)Konzen, WI
November 16, 2012
My sincere condolences to the family
November 16, 2012
We are all sad about davids passing. He was a great man and he will be missed. Our deepest sympathy.
- Brian and Faye Darah
November 15, 2012
Violet and family
To know David is to love him. He will always be in my heart. As will the whole family.
November 15, 2012
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. It is wonderful to have had such a loving family with so many memories. You can feel the love by reading the messages in this guest book. God bless each of you in the way you need it most.
November 15, 2012
Gabe, Greg & Lisa.

I just found this online while on the west coast. I so wish I could be there to give you all a hug! What an incredible life David led. Our prayers are with your family.

Jim & Barb Stengle
November 15, 2012
I was shocked to hear the news that David is not with us anymore. I remember the many times helping Gabe get him in and out of the basement family room at my house to hang out and whatever. How about those Halloween costume parties, and that hot hot chili. The” Duce and a quarter”, or just hanging out… I cannot express my sorrow to hear this news. Though we have gone different directions in life, he will not be forgotten. Mrs. Barrow, Gabe, and All, please accept our heartfelt condolences.
November 15, 2012
It is very sad to hear of David's passing. My thoughts are with the entire Barrow family during these trying times. May he rest peacefully.
November 15, 2012
Michelle and family. My memories of Dave are, unfortunately for me, from many years ago. That however does not lessen my sympathy and condolence to you Michelle and the entire Barrow family. My thoughts and prayers will be with you all as you face these very difficult days ahead.

Patti (Sullivan) Seigel
November 15, 2012
Since I met David as a teenager I hoped and prayed that he would regain the ability to walk. It pained me beyond words to see him in that chair. I remember fondly of my first professional job working (in the 70's) for his dad and working with Dave to assemble the tools and equipment for an innovative new way to insulate homes. David was always such an inspiration by example. No one will ever take his place. The hole he leaves will never be filled. I will miss him forever. The world is a darker place with his passing. His voice will always be fresh in my mind especially missed will be him calling me "Jimmy" in the most frienly of ways. When he passed from this life, he went straight to heaven. I will still talk to him though God and I know he will hear me. Goodby David and tell your dad I said hi. Tearfully,Your buddy.
Jimmy
November 15, 2012
Deepest condolences to Gabe, Lisa, family, and friends.
November 15, 2012
Dear Barrow Family,
I am so sad to hear of Dave's passing. What I most appreciated about him was his amazing ability to be tough but tender too. The quality I most remember was his friendliness. Dave never knew a stranger and had a warm welcome. May the Lord carry you all through this difficult time.
Ecclesiastes 3:1-4
For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven:
a time to be born, and a time to die;
a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted;
a time to kill and a time to heal;
a time to break down and a time to build up;
a time to weep, and a time to laugh;
a time to mourn, and a time to dance...
May our prayers comfort you all in this season. Lainie Ortman
November 15, 2012
Lisa, Gabe, Greg and Family -- We are so sorry to hear of your loss. I remember your brother from my days of working at Westhaven and he was always so nice. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
November 15, 2012
I will remember David fondly as well as his dogs. He was such an easy guy to talk with, a trait the he learned from his mother Violet. He left a great legacy for his family.
November 15, 2012
David, although we have lost touch with each other over the years our friendship will last forever...RIP my friend.
November 15, 2012
My deepest condolences to the entire Barrow family. I regret I didn't know David very well but I know he was the light of life for the family. I pray for you and your family as God accepts your soul into His kingdom. You will be missed.
November 15, 2012
Sorry for your loss. Dave was a great guy who was just fun to be around. Paul Joseph and myself had a lot of laughs with Dave and will always remember the two of them as being the life of whatever party we would have.

Ozzie Joseph
November 15, 2012
Violet and the Barrow family... I was deeply saddened when I heard of David's passing... Not having seen him as often over the years makes no difference... I will miss his boisterous greetings,the hug following that would make you feel as if a bear had a hold of you, and God bless him for his indomitable spirit !! People were better off if David Barrow had, in some way, touched their lives. He will be tremendously missed, but, ALWAYS remembered with a smile and grin as big as his was. Who and what he was made him a special person. My deepest thoughts and prayers are with you all... God bless him and may he rest in peace !!
Love you all...
Ken Najarian
November 15, 2012
Dear Gabe and the Barrow family and friends, So sorry for the loss of Dave. So many great memories that we most likely shouldn't talk about! But the group from back then will smile at the great fun we had.Pam and I send our deepest condolences ....RIP Dave...
November 14, 2012
To the Barrow Family. I'm very sorry to hear about Cousin David passing away.
November 14, 2012
Dear Gabe and Barrow family, I was shocked to hear of David's passing. Jane and I send our heart felt condolences to your family. I'll always remember the David from back in the day.
November 14, 2012
Dear Mrs. Barrow, Denise, Michelle, Gabe, Greg, Lisa and Billy,
What a shock to hear about David. Even though I haven't lived in Toledo for many years, I still remember your family as if it were yesterday that we were all growing up together. I know how much you will miss David's cheerfulness and my thoughts and prayers are with your whole family. David was a blessing to all. Carol Shiffler Pettit, and Bill Shiffler
November 14, 2012
Sorry for your loss. I remember him as always enjoying life to the fullest. May the Lord comfort you with peace.
November 14, 2012
Billy,
Mike and I extend our deepest condolences to you and your family. Spending time with your brother only briefly, confirmed what a fun and loving soul he was and how life in a chair didn't stop him from living. He had the unique gift of leaving everyone he touched a bit better. We are grateful to have met him.
November 14, 2012
I will always remember David. So sorry for the Barrows family.. We had our good times at Harvard and Bowsher H.S. (class of 70 has gained another angel)
Prayers and Hugs.
November 14, 2012
Our thoughts and prayers go to the whole Family at this time of your loss of Dave. The Ramlow family.
November 14, 2012
The Barrow Family,
Our hearts and prayers go out to you all. I first met David at the family's New Year's Eve party at Uncle Dale's 19 yrs ago. David welcomed me and treated me like he had known me forever....he was truly a good guy. He will be missed by many.
November 14, 2012
November 14, 2012
So sorry to hear Dave has passed,we went to grade school and lived in Ironville untill 1964,then both our families moved to Point Place,Dave moved and i lost contact with him till we met again when we both worked at Buckeye News, when they closed we lost contact,i had been trying to locate him as i put a group site together and a reunion this past July,our thoughts and prayers go out to Dave's family,Dave has and will be in this guys thoughts..........R.I.P. old friend..........Randy
November 14, 2012
I was so sad to hear of David's passing. I will never forget his laugh, inspirational spirit and incredible knowledge about everything. He was an amazing counselor to me many years ago and I so appreciated his wisdom and kindness. To his beloved family, please know that I wish you peace at this sad time. Know that his memory will live on in the hearts of everyone he touched. What an angel he was on earth! You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Hugs,
Vickie (Genide) Regueiro
November 14, 2012
To lisa and family,

We are so very sorry for your loss and know you are all in our thoughts and prayers.
Dan, Robin & Lisa
November 14, 2012
Our family is so very sorry for your loss. Prayers and hugs from all of us.
November 14, 2012
To The Barrow Family. I am so sorry for your loss. I have such great memories growing up with you all. My prayers go out to your family that God will put his arms around you all and hold you tight. Love Marcia Cummings-Burlen
November 14, 2012
Our hearts go out to all the Barrow family . David was special in so many ways and will be truly missed on this earth. My first memory of David was meeting him on New Year's Eve at aunt Yvonne's 18 yrs ago.... He made me feel welcome and like part of the family right away.
November 14, 2012
Dear Violet and family,
I am so saddened to hear of David's passing. I always admired David for his positive attitude and friendly demeanor in spite of all of the challenges he faced. He was an inspiration to many and will be greatly missed. I will always remember and think him. My heartfelt condolences go out to you and your family.
With Love,
Paul Stark
November 14, 2012
to the Barrow family i just want to say from the time i meet you an until now i have always had the best memories of all of you but Dave was great an will be missed an i send my prayers an hugs love cathy cummings
November 14, 2012
My condolences to the whole family.
November 14, 2012
Michelle, please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
November 14, 2012
Please accept my thoughts and prayers for your whole family. It has been many years but David, his Father, and his brothers taught me how to take charge and do the right thing. I miss you all and again - my thoughts and prayers are with you. As Always Joanna Crosser
November 14, 2012
To the Barrow Family: Our hearts go out to you at the loss of David. Leah (Sisson) Heimbeck, Pam Sisson and Family
November 14, 2012
Lisa and family,
I was very sorry to hear of the loss of your brother. May he now be resting comfortably in paradise. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Sincerely,
Kelly
November 14, 2012
Our thoughts and prayers are with you now. God Bless You. The Cadden family
November 14, 2012
Lisa, Greg and Gabe, please accept my sincere sympathy in the loss of your brother. May you all find comfort in your memories during this difficult time. Keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.
November 14, 2012
I was honored to have met him and know him. My Condolences to the whole Barrow family.
November 14, 2012
To the Barrow Family our hearts go out and share your loss. Davids legacy of making us all smile will be cherished.
November 14, 2012
I admired David deeply throughout his lifetime. My heartfelt condolences to the entire Barrow family.
Debra (Old Lyme, CT and Manhattan, NYC, NY)
November 14, 2012
To the Barrow family,
I never met David but heard about him often from Jackie, what a wonderful life he had despite his health concerns, and loved by all. Wish I would have known him.

Ann Cubbedge
November 14, 2012
Please accept my heart-filled condolences to the countless Family and Friends of our beloved David. I will always remember you and keep you in my prayers! Please remember us in yours, as you look down on us from above. I will always remember your kindness, laughter, and friendship, over the many years. Your love for your family and friends was amazing and inspirational. You always managed to make everyone smile, even in times of trouble. You could be counted on to break the ice with your laughter, and quick wit one liners. You were truly gifted in so many ways, and accomplished so much in life.

All the great memories at the Barrow house fill my head, and all the incredible food you and your Mom would make, can never be forgotten. Not sure who was the better cook, you or your mom, I think it was kind of like a partnership. Everyone was always welcome, and everyone was comfortable. When you smile, you remind me of what I remember of your Dad. If someone asked me to share stories of one of my favorite families…the Barrow family would come to mind first.

I can honestly say that you were one of the smartest people I ever met, and you were never afraid to take on any endeavor, no matter how big. From building houses, to fixing watches, you were a fascinating individual to talk to. You always spoke your mind and told it like it is. I think that is why you could hold everyone's attention so easy, it just came natural.

You will be sadly missed my Friend!! May your soul, and all the souls of our faithful departed, through thy Lord's mercy, rest in peace. Our Father has called you home. Rest now, and dwell in the House of the Lord forever. Your work in this world is done, and a fine job you did my friend.
Steve Frankevic
November 14, 2012
I am sorry for your loss! David will always be remembered!
November 14, 2012
To Gabe & family,
So sorry to hear of the passing of your brother David. There are no words to replace a loved one, but take solace in knowing that David is with the Holy Father now and smiling down on you all.
November 14, 2012
For Jeffery and David--Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some people stay for awhile, and give us a deeper understanding of what is truly important in this life. They touch our souls. We gain strength from the footprints they leave on our hearts, and we will never ever be the same. Memory Eternal--Love Aunt Sally Shemas
November 14, 2012
You certainly lived life to its fullest! Whenever we saw you, you acted like we had just seen you yesterday, laughing, joking. You have a wonderful family that will live on with those loving memories. Behave up there David, but we all could use some laughs......forever unto ages of ages Jeanine and Nate Khoury AMEN
November 14, 2012
Gabe and Family, The loss you have sustained has to be exceeded by the knowledge that David's courage, character and integrity transformed thousands of hearts to look at "disability" with "new" eyes. Our love and prayers to you and your wonderful family. MEMORY ETERNAL
November 14, 2012
My condolences to you and your family Lisa.
Sincerely,
Linda Walsh
November 14, 2012
There are some special people who make a difference in the lives of others, make the best of whatever life hands them, and make everyone else smile in the process....Memory Eternal!
November 14, 2012
Hey David, the other day when father gave you communion, I just kept looking at you, I looked at Father and I said, "ya know, it's funny we look like we will never look again at you, but I kept thinking about all the times that we had, and I would of course smile, the talks we have had, the times we spent working together when we were younger, and when I was your secretary when you built houses, you were one that always accepted advice and not getting mad at me when we argued points..lol...then we would end up at Rudy Hot Dog, or Ideal Hot Dog..lol..we loved our hot dogs. You were a great teacher to me and others, you taught me in other ways, you taught me to be tough when I needed it, you taught me great leadership, and how to deal with ignorant business people, just like dad taught us..Your smile, your support in any matter was above and beyond you were more than a brother, when Dad passed away you were a natural "Dad" to all of us, you took over, and put dad's traits in all of us, we were your kids, we all turned to you....you are amazing, always had an answer for our questions, I am aching right now and it will be for awhile..I know you are happy...I know you with Dad, Grandma and all our loved ones and your friends, you are free..you're running and loving it I can just imagine what you and dad have in store for us..lol..I love you my brother, but I weep so hard for you because I am selfish that God took you, and I wanted you here with us, so I let you go, enjoy your journey and have a beautiful life until we see each other again...I love you forever!! Your sister Michelle Barrow Popoff..xxxxxxxxooooooo
November 14, 2012
My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.
November 14, 2012
To The Barrow Family:
There are some special people who make a difference in the lives of others, make the best of whatever life hands them, and make everyone else smile in the process.....Memory Eternal!
November 14, 2012
It's been a long time since I have seen David but he is someone I can never forget. May GOD BLESS DAVID and his family.
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